Solution Architect (Product)

Solution Architect (Product)

Location: Remote (UTC+0 to +5 preferred)

Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

About Us

With staff across six continents and hubs in Amsterdam, Washington, D.C., and Sarajevo, OCCRP is one of the largest investigative journalism organizations in the world. We are a nonprofit, mission-driven newsroom that partners with other media outlets to publish stories that spur action. OCCRP is also a media development platform that advances investigative reporting worldwide.

Our mission is to spread and strengthen investigative journalism around the world and expose crime and corruption so the public can hold power to account. Our work has four main pillars:

Position Overview

OCCRP is looking for an experienced and capable solution architect to provide technical expertise in our landscape of different products, as the complexity of our offering grows. In 2024 and 2025 we will be launching several significant and complex new technical products, and we are looking for an experienced technical expert who can support and advise us on the design and architecture of the services and products we offer to our internal and external stakeholders.

The ideal candidate will be pivotal in the architecture and design of our new products, as well as advising our existing teams on architectural and design matters, ensuring our solutions are scalable, secure, and aligned with our organizational goals. In addition, they will emphasize empowering our investigative journalism tooling with cutting-edge technical solutions, helping us deploy both tried-and-tested solutions and innovate with new emerging tech. This role is pivotal in enhancing and building the next generation of investigative products we will provide to the investigative community.

The successful applicant will possess a blend of technical proficiency and soft skills, enabling them to lead cross-functional initiatives, mentor team members, and foster innovation.

Job Description

Your responsibilities include:

Person Description

We value the following soft skills:

We value the following hard skills:

We are looking for a person who demonstrates:

To Apply

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to jobs[at]

All applications must be submitted in English. Incomplete applications will not be considered. As an equal opportunity employer, OCCRP values having a diverse workforce and continuously strives to maintain an inclusive and equitable workplace. We encourage people with a diverse range of backgrounds to apply. We do not discriminate against any person based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, medical conditions, family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristics. If you are a qualified applicant requiring assistance or an accommodation to complete any step of the application process, please contact hr[at]

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